General Electric Assembler/Tester 1 in Norwich, New York
Job Description Summary
- High School Education or GED.
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
Basic understanding of blueprint and process sheet interpretation
Ability and willingness to use basic hand tools (crimpers, soldering iron, wire strippers, brazing equipment, etc.) and measuring devices (calipers, micrometers, rulers, etc)
Ability and willingness to operate high temperature ovens and furnaces
Ability and willingness to pass Visual Acuity Exam as necessary.
Ability and willingness to obtain Solder and Braze certification as required
Essential Functions & Responsibilities:
Assemble parts according to process sheet/print instructions.
Perform electrical, mechanical, magnetic testing as required (i.e. – dielectric, meggar, hipot, etc.)
Perform in-process hi-pot testing; Perform basic set up of fixtures.
Perform vapor blasting as required
Perform inventory counts and verification
Assist with proto-type or first time builds with guidance from higher level employees.
Assist Engineering and/or Team in development and/or improvement of layout procedures and process sheets.
Review expiration date of materials to ensure materials & equipment to ensure all are current.
Proactively work to improve efficiency and quality of products; Good housekeeping skills.
Utilize proper PPE, safety equipment, and follow safety procedures; Other duties as required per department.
Cross-train other employees as needed based upon knowledge and experience.
Compliantly complete all written and/or electronic labor tracking documentation.
Report problems to appropriate resource and/or Coach.
Keep all shift operators informed on special problems involving operation or set up
Communicate with team to ensure all team members are aware of new processes and/or issues.
May interact with internal cross functional teams (i.e. – planning)
Participate in and support team initiatives.
Other duties as required.
Preferred assembly, solder experience and electronics manufacturing experience.
Be comfortable working with multiple chemicals and/or gas compounds.
Past experience in a self-directed teaming environment
Familiarity with 6S & lean manufacturing knowledge.
Ability to continuously use hands and fingers in repetition
Ability to continuously sit
Ability to occasionally lift up to 20 lbs
Ability to push/pull up to 22 lbs
Note: Assembly responsibilities may vary by department due to nature of the assembly work.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No